Another Job Transition

If God doubled your “bag,” would you trust Him to fill it? Let me explain. This whole blog from November 2018-January 2020 was about the process of discovering what was next for me. I explored new interests, became intentional about my writing goals and aligned with organizations I felt drawn to. When the door finally opened for me to work again, I went in full … Continue reading Another Job Transition

The Sabbatical is Over!

This moment is so bittersweet. I’ve come to the end of my sabbatical! *sings “The Struggle is Over” by Jonathan Nelson* On Monday, I’ll be starting a full-time job at a leading nonprofit organization in Baltimore City. So many thoughts and feelings come to mind, but at the core of me, I’m abundantly grateful. Grateful to have given myself the gift of time, something that … Continue reading The Sabbatical is Over!

30 Days In

It’s officially been a month since I quit my job and moved back home to Baltimore. Today I had the honor and distinct privilege of going to Mayor Catherine Pugh’s open house. Let’s just say that her neighborhood has a very warm place in my family’s heart. Throughout the event, several notable community members stopped by for a tour, one of them being Congressman Elijah … Continue reading 30 Days In

How to Establish a Healthy Work/Life Balance

The more I gain influence in various spheres, the more responsibilities I have and the busier I become. As such, it has become increasingly important for me to find a healthy work/life balance. I haven’t been the best at it. In fact, I’ve failed time and time again. But with each lesson, I’m learning more about myself and my boundaries. Here are my biggest insights … Continue reading How to Establish a Healthy Work/Life Balance